Hungarian Jewish Community

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March of the Living remembers Holocaust victims

This year’s march paid tribute to the memory of forced laborers. Over 100,000 Jews and non-Jews from Hungary were used as forced laborers from 1939, and 60,000 of them didn’t...

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Jewish holiday Hanukkah marked in Hungary

The celebration of Hanukkah — the Festival of Light — goes back to the Jewish retaking of the Temple of Jerusalem from the Greeks in 165 BC.

Dec 20, 2022
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Hungarian Jews honored in Israel

209 members of the underground Zionist youth movements that operated during the second world war in Hungary have been honored.

Dec 15, 2022